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4 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

Kellogg Sets Bold Sustainability Goals for 2020

Fans of Frosted Flakes and Eggo, two Kellogg Co. brands, who are also champions of sustainability have something to cheer about: Kellogg announced new social and environmental commitments earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Kellogg, Food, Agriculture, Science

5 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Brazilian companies press fight for Chiquita

Two Brazilian companies trying to buy Charlotte-based Chiquita Brands International took their case to an influential shareholder advisory firm Tuesday, seeking to win support to preempt Chiquita's planned merger with an Irish produce firm.

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Related Topix: Food, Chiquita Brands International

Tue Aug 26, 2014

New Canaan News-Review

Corporate whistleblower to address men's group

Mark Whitacre, who was responsible for uncovering the price-fixing scandal at Archer Daniels Midland in the early 1990s, will be the guest speaker of the New Canaan Society when it meets Friday, Sept.

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Related Topix: The Informant!, Drama Movies, Food, ADM, New Canaan, CT

CSP

CHS Cenex E15

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- CHS Inc. has announced a new program to better enable some of the 1,400 Cenex-branded locations to provide an E15 ethanol-gasoline blend if consumers in their markets demand it.

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Related Topix: CHS Inc

Just-Style

AUSTRALIA: Pacific Brands divests workwear unit amid FY loss

Pacific Brands has moved to a net loss in its full-year and announced the divestment of its workwear business in a deal worth AUD18m.

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Related Topix: Household Products, Wesfarmers, Financial Markets

Herald Gazette

Riverside country, gospel and bluegrass

The Town of Warren will present a gala concert for all ages Sunday, Sept. 7, between 2 and 4 p.m. at the Woolen Mill Park on the downtown banks of the St. George River.

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Related Topix: Warren, ME, Andersons Inc The, Stetson, ME

Benzinga

Food ETF Hits High On Merger News

The United States' second-largest burger chain Burger King Worldwide officially announced it would be buying Canadian coffee and bake shop Tim Hortons Tuesday morning.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Food, ADM

AmericanBankingNews.com

Chiquita Brands International EVP Brian W. Kocher Sells 1,114 Shares

Chiquita Brands International EVP Brian W. Kocher unloaded 1,114 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 25th.

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Related Topix: Food, Chiquita Brands International

Mydigitalfc.com

FCI sells 1.54 lakh tonnes of wheat via NSPOT so far

State-run Food Corporation of India has so far sold 1.54 lakh tonnes of wheat through an e-auction platform of the NCDEX Spot Exchange .

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Related Topix: Food Corporation of India

Toledo Blade

Toledo: say cheese

Cheese is a subject of great importance, and great passion, in Wisconsin. And it is a tradition among the Henning family of that state, whose factory in the small town of Kiel celebrates its 100th anniversary this year.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Cheese, Wisconsin, Andersons Inc The, Holidays, Christmas, Madison, WI

NBR Newsroom

Pacific Brands to sell workware unit to Wesfarmers after impairments led to full-year loss

Pacific Brands [NZX: PBG ] agreed to sell its workwear unit, which owns the Hard Yakka and King Gee clothing brands, to Wesfarmers after impairments against the business resulted in a full-year loss.

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Related Topix: Household Products, Wesfarmers

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Patch.com

PHOTOS: 14th Annual Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo

The rodeo, games, activities, over 50 vendors and entertainment brought thousands to San Juan Capistrano between yesterday and today.

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Related Topix: Real Estate, Rancho Mission Viejo, San Juan Capistrano, CA

Hispanic Business

New McAfee Server Security Suites Offer Comprehensive Protection for the Hybrid Data Center

VMworld - Today McAfee, part of Intel Security, announced key advancements to its Server Security Suites portfolio, which includes performance optimization and additional management efficiency to enhance security posture for servers deployed in physical, virtualized and cloud environments.

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Related Topix: Startups, McAfee, CPU, Science / Technology, Intela, DLP Mobile, Intel, Delta and Pine Land

Hispanic Business

ADM Announces Management Appointment

Hahn had previously served as director, Corporate Strategy & Competitive Analysis.

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Related Topix: ADM, Food, Agriculture, Science

Business Wire

ADM Opens Global Headquarters and Customer Center in Chicago

"As we continue to grow our company, this location allows us to more easily reach global markets, while keeping us in close contact with U.S. farmers, customers and operations," said Chairman and CEO Patricia Woertz.

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Related Topix: Food, ADM, Chicago, IL, Agriculture, Science

Seeking Alpha

General Mills: A Dividend Play Emphasizing Productivity And Product Innovation

General Mills is a company that is participating in a slow growth period and engaging in cost cuts and product innovation to improve profitability in such a difficult environment.

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Related Topix: General Mills, Food, Financial Markets, Marketing

AmericanBankingNews.com

SunOpta Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

Shares of SunOpta have received an average recommendation of "Buy" from the ten ratings firms that are covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports .

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Related Topix: Scientific Instruments, Stake Technology

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Star Tribune

Has education reform group Generation Next built a moat?

In a rally last week for Generation Next, the education reform group's co-chair - Kim Nelson, a General Mills vice president - asked participants to "hold our feet to the fire."

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Related Topix: General Mills, Food, Opinion

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Reporting season update: dividends rise, often outpacing profit growth

The August reporting season has one week left and, if the previous three weeks are a guide, investors' infatuation with dividends will continue its rollicking time.

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Related Topix: Household Products, Wesfarmers

Express India

CACP recommends a moderate hike in wheat MSP for 2015-16

Summary With state-owned agencies such as Food Corporation of India having sufficient wheat stocks, the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices With state-owned agencies such as Food Corporation of India having sufficient wheat stocks, the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices has recommended a marginal increase of R50 per quintal on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Food Corporation of India, Agriculture, Science, Marketing

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